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College Catalog 2016-2017 
College Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 318 - Marine Biology

3.00 credits.
A study of the chemical and physical characteristics of marine ecosystems and the functional adaptations of marine organisms to those systems. Representative marine communities including rocky intertidal and coral reefs are examined in detail. The impacts of humans on marine environments also are discussed. *Prerequisite(s): Eight credit hours of biology and four credit hours of chemistry. Hours: 3. Spring semester, alternate years.